NYSE:BKU - BankUnited Stock Price, News, & Analysis

$32.96
+0.36 (+1.10 %)
(As of 06/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$32.45
Now: $32.96
$33.13
50-Day Range
$32.48
MA: $34.29
$36.81
52-Week Range
$28.05
Now: $32.96
$44.66
Volume788,236 shs
Average Volume783,566 shs
Market Capitalization$3.24 billion
P/E Ratio13.97
Dividend Yield2.58%
Beta1.16
BankUnited, Inc operates as the bank holding company for BankUnited, National Association that provides a range of banking services to small and medium sized businesses, and individual and corporate customers in the United States. The company offers deposit products, such as checking, money market deposit, savings accounts, and certificates of deposit; and treasury management services. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Federal savings institutions
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks
SectorFinance
CUSIP06652K10
Phone305-569-2000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.58 billion
Cash Flow$2.27 per share
Book Value$28.37 per share

Profitability

Net Income$324.87 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,790
Market Cap$3.24 billion
Next Earnings Date7/23/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BankUnited's stock symbol?

BankUnited trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BKU."

How often does BankUnited pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BankUnited?

BankUnited announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 20th. Shareholders of record on Friday, April 12th will be given a dividend of $0.21 per share on Tuesday, April 30th. This represents a $0.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.55%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 11th. View BankUnited's Dividend History.

How will BankUnited's stock buyback program work?

BankUnited announced that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Wednesday, January 24th 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $150,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were BankUnited's earnings last quarter?

BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.65 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.64 by $0.01. The financial services provider earned $227.16 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $219.03 million. BankUnited had a return on equity of 10.30% and a net margin of 19.06%. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.77 earnings per share. View BankUnited's Earnings History.

When is BankUnited's next earnings date?

BankUnited is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for BankUnited.

What price target have analysts set for BKU?

8 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for BankUnited's shares. Their forecasts range from $34.00 to $47.00. On average, they anticipate BankUnited's stock price to reach $38.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 17.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for BankUnited.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BankUnited?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BankUnited in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for BankUnited.

Has BankUnited been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about BKU stock has trended positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. BankUnited earned a news impact score of 2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the financial services provider a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for BankUnited.

Are investors shorting BankUnited?

BankUnited saw a increase in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,535,200 shares, an increase of 9.5% from the April 30th total of 2,316,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 768,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.3 days. Currently, 2.6% of the company's shares are short sold. View BankUnited's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of BankUnited's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of BankUnited own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BankUnited investors own include Bank of America (BAC), Citigroup (C), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY), Intel (INTC), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Sprint (S), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Celgene (CELG) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are BankUnited's key executives?

BankUnited's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Rajinder P. Singh, Founder, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 48)
  • Ms. Leslie N. Lunak, Chief Financial Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Thomas M. Cornish, Chief Operating Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. Jeffrey Starr, Gen. Counsel of BankUnited, National Association (Age 58)
  • Mr. Rishi Bansal, Chief Investment Officer of BankUnited, National Association (Age 45)

Who are BankUnited's major shareholders?

BankUnited's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (6.27%), Jennison Associates LLC (3.29%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.87%), FMR LLC (2.16%), LSV Asset Management (2.14%) and Douglas Lane & Associates LLC (1.76%). Company insiders that own BankUnited stock include Douglas J Pauls, Eugene F Demark, Jeffrey Starr, John Adam Kanas, John N Digiacomo, Mark Bagnoli, Rajinder P Singh, Thomas M Cornish and William S Rubenstein. View Institutional Ownership Trends for BankUnited.

Which major investors are selling BankUnited stock?

BKU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., FMR LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Context BH Capital Management LP, Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. and BNP PARIBAS ASSET MANAGEMENT Holding S.A.. Company insiders that have sold BankUnited company stock in the last year include Mark Bagnoli and Thomas M Cornish. View Insider Buying and Selling for BankUnited.

Which major investors are buying BankUnited stock?

BKU stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Great Lakes Advisors LLC, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Boston Partners, Laurion Capital Management LP, Seizert Capital Partners LLC and Cambiar Investors LLC. Company insiders that have bought BankUnited stock in the last two years include John N Digiacomo and William S Rubenstein. View Insider Buying and Selling for BankUnited.

How do I buy shares of BankUnited?

Shares of BKU can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is BankUnited's stock price today?

One share of BKU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.96.

How big of a company is BankUnited?

BankUnited has a market capitalization of $3.24 billion and generates $1.58 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $324.87 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.36 on an earnings per share basis. BankUnited employs 1,790 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About BankUnited.

What is BankUnited's official website?

The official website for BankUnited is http://www.bankunited.com/.

How can I contact BankUnited?

BankUnited's mailing address is 14817 OAK LANE, MIAMI LAKES FL, 33016. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 305-569-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for BankUnited (NYSE BKU)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  329 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  384 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  713
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This page was last updated on 6/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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